Benson & Hedges World Series Cup 1979/80

Winner - West Indies

Australia v England and West Indies, 1979-80

Ashes absent but England bite the dust

Greg Chappell, Clive Lloyd, Bob Willis and others look back at Australia's first post-Packer season

World Series Cup - Second Final Match

ENGLAND v WEST INDIES 1979-80

At Sydney, January 22

World Series Cup - First Final Match

ENGLAND v WEST INDIES 1979-80

At Melbourne, January 20

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts RR
England 8 5 2 0 1 11 4.091
West Indies 8 3 4 0 1 7 4.312
Australia 8 3 5 0 0 6 3.858

Statistics

Benson & Hedges World Series Cup, 1979/80 (Australia, England, West Indies in Australia ODIs)

One-Day Internationals

Geoff Boycott bats
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Ross Edwards models the 'proposed coloured cricket apparel'
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Captains Clive Lloyd, Mike Brearley and Greg Chappell admire the trophy
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Tournament Results
England v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 22, 1980
West Indies won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Melbourne - Jan 20, 1980
West Indies won by 2 runs
Australia v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 18, 1980
Australia won by 9 runs
England v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 16, 1980
West Indies won by 107 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 14, 1980
England won by 2 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
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